Been a busy weekend for Geelong supporters. So busy I forgot to post your regular Friday Ramble on Friday – so here you go with Friday’s news on Monday – the news and sites I’ve liked over the last week.
Can’t say I’m too sympathetic myself. He only admitted he was “wrong” three years ago.
But if you’re at all inclined to be sympathetic to his “plight,” then read the reports and the March, 1977 Grand Jury Testimony of Polanski's victim.
(And the full speech here: http://tinyurl.com/y9cmv2j )
Chapter Five: The Crisis of Socialism [pdf]
”This chapter covers Martin Heidegger’s integration of the two main lines of Continental philosophy, the origins and eventual collapse of Logical Positivism, and the resulting mid-20th-century epistemological void that enabled postmodernism.”
Chapter Three: The Twentieth-Century Collapse of Reason [pdf]
http://bit.ly/4e400y Sure is, Every rational home deserves a copy.
“This chapter traces the decline of epistemology from Kant’s “Copernican Revolution” to the dominance of speculation and irrationalism in the nineteenth-century, setting the stage for the collapse of reason in the twentieth century, which is the subject of Chapter Three.”
Chapter Two: The Counter-Enlightenment Attack on Reason [pdf]
How Zoning Rules Would Work in A Free Society.
Read A Dream House for the Masses
Read The Jay Leno Show and the rise of political humor
Interview with Timothy Sandefur
"The time has come
To say dumb's dumb
To stop this crap
Our ears are numb
The time has come
A joke's a joke
Now we're onto you
So shut it, bloke
How can we put up with warmist dreaming?
How can we see when his skull's so gleaming . . . "
Watch: We Live In Public – Trailer
The Fountainhead’s Gordon Prescott—Heidegger’s disciple?
How to Return to Gold
A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to Socialism
And speaking about being bitten (with apologies to Georges Bizet)
PS: Can’t resist posting this – the lat five minutes of the Grand Final, from when scores were tied at 67-67 (just skip past the ads at 1:17):